|Power Craig - Field Recordings of Terrified and Delusional Nose-Pickers and Nail-Biters [MMM029] - Power Craig|
Power Craig makes the quiet return for Illinois recluse Jonas Crenshaw. Jonas Crenshaw's Colossal Failure was a brilliant endeavour, but Jonas' fear of success all but buried the album. During a short hospital stay, he met Sam Gwin, a soundtrack writer for non-existent films. For two years Jonas and Sam would meet and record sketches of songs, single parts, harmonies and random moments. Sam would piece these moments together, and add his own parts...
Keywords: Country, Experimental
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|The 25¢ Soul Project: Volume One [mmm007]|
The 25¢ Soul Project. Originally called "I Soul My Soul for a Quarter and Now I Want It Back", the Project was a labour of lumbago for the duo Georgia. The idea was to take others half-finished 4-track songs, add a few tracks of our own, mix it and package it up. Posting messages to message boards, and including small flyers with our mail, the first submission (from Caught in Fluz 'zinester Mike Applestein) rolled in somewhere in January of 1998 and the rest slowly trickled in...
Keywords: Indie-Pop, experimental
|5MP - 5MP is Dead 1995-2000 [MMM015] - 5MP|
Originally released as a gift for the Christmas of 2000, this recording was issued on a buisiness card sized CDR. 5MP was the side project of Five Seventeen who was involved experimenting with sounds outside of the more traditional Toys for Elliot and prior to his involvement with Georgia. This release was his last use of the name 5MP Â excepting a cover version of "Teenbeat Theme" for the Amateurs on Plastic compilation (see MMM016) under the name The Remains of 5MP Â before Five Seventeen's ...
Keywords: Indie-Pop; indie-pop; Experimental
|Mike Richard - Affections, Affects 1-4 (for speaking/ singing performers) [MMM027] - Mike Richard|
Mike Richard was born in Santa Ana, CA, in 1967. He is an Image-Music-Text-Theater Re-Writer, independent researcher, and undisciplined theorist. His compositions at CalArts ("text-scores"), studying with Michael Pisaro, enable other performers to create a "secondary symbolic network," formations of collectives, or "sociological constellations." This socio-political factory scenario is an "undisciplined" experiment that examines the unrepresentational potential for music, text, image, and theate...
Keywords: music and literature; Text-Sound Composition; classical experimental; Classical
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